Nurmes in detail
Buses and trains depart from just by the main square.
Up to three daily buses run to/from Joensuu (€20, two hours), Kajaani (€20, two hours) and Lieksa (€12, one hour).
Trains run to Joensuu (€21, two hours, three daily) via Lieksa (€8, 45 minutes). The train station is unstaffed; buy tickets online before you travel or on the train.